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Teen Cosmetic Surgery on the Rise

  • Jim Liebelt
    Jim is Senior Writer, Editor and Researcher for the HomeWord Center for Youth and Family at Azusa Pacific University. Jim has over 25 years of experience as a youth and family ministry specialist, and has been on the HomeWord staff since 1998. He has served over the years as a pastor, author, youth ministry trainer, adjunct college instructor and speaker. Jim’s culture blog and parenting articles appear on HomeWord.com. Jim is a contributing author of culture and parenting articles to Crosswalk.com. Jim and his wife Jenny live in Olympia, WA.
  • 2012 Jun 20
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According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, teens are undergoing more cosmetic surgery than ever before.

Over the past decade, teen breast enhancement and reduction surgeries have grown by some 200%.

In 2011, almost 250,000 teens underwent cosmetic procedures.

The following infographic breaks down teen cosmetic surgeries for 2011:

Source: The American Society of Plastic Surgeons